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Bertolt-Brecht-Platz 1 · interesting places nearby
Berliner Ensemble information
The company founded by Bertolt Brecht in 1949 is based at the neo-baroque theatre where his Threepenny Opera premiered in 1928. Since 1999, artistic director Claus Peymann has kept the master’s legacy alive while also peppering the repertory with works by Kleist, Shakespeare and other European playwrights.